Bangkok Post | 1 September 2018
It has been one year since Thailand’s last debacle on migrant worker policy. Yet, Thailand finds itself once again at the crossroads where domestic constituents are debating whether to advance the protection of migrant workers in the fishery sector.
Thailand is the world’s third-largest seafood exporter. An international storm of criticism in the past few years has scrutinized exploitative labour practices in Thailand that make fishery workers, mostly migrants from neighbouring countries, vulnerable to human trafficking, forced labour and debt bondage.
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